Friday, October 26, 2012
I just finished my first Exchange 2013 RTM Installation. I attached a few screenshots from the installationprocess so you can obtain a first look on Exchange 2013 RTM Installation.Note: The Exchange 2013 was installed on Windows 2012 Datacenter. Step 1: Exchange 2013 Prerequisites - Automatic Installation Step 2: Exchange 2013 Additional Prerequisites – Manual InstallationMicrosoft Unified Communications Managed API 4.0, Core Runtime 64-bi Installation. Download source: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=260990.
Microsoft Office 2010 Filter Packs - Version 2.0 Installation. Download source: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=191548.
Microsoft Office 2010 Filter Packs - Version 2.0 - Service Pack 1 Installation. Download source: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=262358.
Step 3: Continue the installation processNote: A reboot is...
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
A common issue for Exchange 2010 Administrators (even with Exchange 2010 SP2 RU1) is to get some mysteries error messages during initialization of Exchange 2010 Management Tools. Microsoft released a few troubleshooting guides that cover the common solutions for this issue: Troubleshooting the Exchange Management Shell Troubleshooting Exchange 2010 Management Tools startup issues Even More Exchange 2010 Management Tools Fun However, one of the undocumented solutions is to reboot all the domain controllers and then reboot the Exchange server. Specially this solution may help you to resolve Kerberos error messages that may appear during initialization of Exchange 2010 Management...
Monday, March 12, 2012
One of the newest Exchange 2010 feather is the “Online Defrag” mechanism. However, the “Online Defrag” mechanism doesn’t reduce the overall Exchange 2010 database size (its just markup the free space with “0”). To find out if offline defrag may be needed, you can use the following PowerShell command: “Get-MailboxDatabase -Status | ft name,databasesize,availablenewmailboxspace –auto”
Tuesday, June 28, 2011
To find the last Exchange 2010 database backup time of all the Exchange databases in the organization, please use the following PowerShell (Exchange Management Shell) command: Get-MailboxDatabase -Status | select LastFullBackup Get-MailboxDatabase -Status | select LastDiffBackup Get-MailboxDatabase -Status | select LastIncBackup To find the last Exchange 2010 database backup time of specific Exchange database, please use the following PowerShell (Exchange Management Shell) command: Get-MailboxDatabase DatabaseName -Status | select LastFullBackup Get-MailboxDatabase DatabaseName -Status | select LastDiffBackup Get-MailboxDatabase DatabaseName -Status | select LastIncBackup